Much has been written about gay novels and writers from before 1940, such as Louis Couperus and De Haan, about poets like Willem Kloos, P.C. Boutens and Willem de Mérode, and about the more mainstream works by such authors as M.J.J. Exler and J.H. François. Gerrit Komrij discussed this popular work in “NRC Handelsblad” and in his essay collection “Averechts” (1980).
Dear Neighbors to the North, During the summer holiday at his job interview, the thirty-one-year-old teacher David Degreef from Brussels was told by the headmistress that he could not mention his homosexuality. That in school, staying in the closet would be for the best.
The list of designers who showed their menswear collections for the upcoming autumn and winter season in Paris last January, was long. They came from various countries, such as Colombia , Croatia, Denmark, Germany and Italy. Paris serves as an international platform and showcase of what menswear has to offer.
Some years ago, the ZDF aired a “Kultnacht” at New Year’s Eve that started with “Die größten Hits der 80er.” This television program included performances from the 1980s by greats such as A-Ha, Culture Club, Depeche Mode, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Pet Shop Boys, Tina Turner and, unfortunately inevitable, ABBA, but also from one Nino de Angelo. I had never heard of this German (!) singer, who was born in 1963.
This is what six passengers on the Moroccan boat during the Canal Parade wrote. They thus react to the negative response that the boat aroused in the Moroccan community in The Netherlands, and the lack of support for the Moroccan boat from Moroccan organizations.
Tattooing, body piercing and permanent makeup are increasing in popularity. Piercing involves making holes in the body with a needle so that rings or bars can be inserted. Piercing can be applied to many parts of the body, including ears, nose, lips, nipples and genitals. Piercing is not limited to the skin, and many include cartilage.
For the first time ever, gays will be allowed to participate in the traditional parade on St. Patrick's Day in New York as a separate group. The ban on the participation of gays had become a divisive political element in the American city .
It has been six years now since the SEXY began producing highly popular dance events for the gay party circuit. Now the company is well on its way to being one of the top organizers and promoters of international gay events. These mega-parties – with their unique light show, including laser effects, huge LED screens and an armada of dancers and performers – have gained a loyal following in all the major gay hotspots.
From October 23 till October 26, Amsterdam will celebrate the yearly Amsterdam Leather Pride. Amsterdam Leather pride, with Get Ruff and many fetish and kinky events. A great time to explore Amsterdam's renown fetish and leather scene. Many special-interest fetish parties are taking place all over town. Also these dates are on many fetish-men's international agenda's, so a great time to cruise and who knows, find, your men from anywhere in the world.